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  1. Atlanta Man

    Best Countries To Sit This Out In?

    If you have money or work remotely then the Cayman Islands is where you should go sit this out. Infection rate of zero, safe island, nice people. Only downside is it is very expensive.
  2. Atlanta Man

    The Coronavirus Pandemic thread III

    China sent workers to Milan in Italy knowing damn well that they were in the midst of a virus with a genetic shift. They sent tech workers to California, Washington, and New York and allowed tourists to go on vacation. Look at the results. How should I feel about that? China is not our...
  3. Atlanta Man

    The Coronavirus Pandemic thread III

    I am no longer in the ER, no more training for graduate physicians only residents. They said I will become a nidus for disease and sent me home for now. The virus has mutated thousands of times. We were getting younger patients who vaped. Stop smoking or vaping if you can, I quit vaping once I...
  4. Atlanta Man

    The Coronavirus Pandemic thread III

    What happens when we are overcome after 9 days? I don't want my mom to die, I have Xero access to the hospital and the deluge is coming. 8 -9 days and we are all bace out there. So tourism is back up? Parties are in? Bars are open? Please explain how this is the move?
  5. Atlanta Man

    The Coronavirus Pandemic thread III

    So in 8 days we open all the clubs and bars and invite vacationers? Please explain the "restart" of the economy, I cannot fathom how it happens in Miami....
  6. Atlanta Man

    The Coronavirus Pandemic thread III

    8 days until we attempt to "restart " the economy, dooming anyone over 60 with complications. They have already ceased graduate teaching as well as clinical teaching. Residents and Fellowships only. My program is now over and no medicine training for me until August plus they cancelled my Step...
  7. Atlanta Man

    The Coronavirus Pandemic thread III

    Miami is dead, the streets are empty, there is no traffic, and everything is closed. Strangely, the ER was dead- no more bullshit cases. The only people coming in are the very sick, no bullshit "I have a slight cough- no fever, negative xrays, 99 percent on pulseoxy" people. If nothing , this...
  8. Atlanta Man

    The Coronavirus Pandemic thread II

    RE: The Coronavirus Pandemic thread Trump is considering a domestic travel ban. The DoD has already told all employees not to travel domestically for 60 days. This is getting serious fast.
  9. Atlanta Man

    The Coronavirus Pandemic thread II

    RE: The Coronavirus Pandemic thread In Miami the young people are out and spring break is happening even though LIV and a few other super clubs are closed. Hotels are empty but Airbnbs (where young people stay) are still doing ok. The ER is a different story- we have tents in the parking...
  10. Atlanta Man

    The Coronavirus Pandemic thread II

    RE: The Coronavirus Pandemic thread This is what I have been saying. We are underreporting cases and the shit is on it's way to the fan in ernest. Get ready.
  11. Atlanta Man

    The Coronavirus Pandemic thread II

    RE: The Coronavirus Pandemic thread WHO declaring pandemic means real funding and real precautions.....finally.
  12. Atlanta Man

    The Coronavirus Pandemic thread II

    RE: The Coronavirus Pandemic thread Postmates food delivery dude bringing breakfast looked like he was ready for war!!! Face mask, gloves, and eye protection! He was not playing! Said he is making more deliveries than ever, even though he had gloves on he used a paper towel to open the door-...
  13. Atlanta Man

    The Coronavirus Pandemic thread II

    RE: The Coronavirus Pandemic thread Pnemo vaccine is a necessity for the elderly, it saves lives.
  14. Atlanta Man

    The Coronavirus Pandemic thread II

    RE: The Coronavirus Pandemic thread The issue in Miami seems to be latin culture, multiple generations living under one roof. 7 suspected cases so far this shift all elderly with comorbidities living with 2 generations in the house. Asymptomatic children , asymptomatic parents, grandparents...
  15. Atlanta Man

    The Coronavirus Pandemic thread II

    RE: The Coronavirus Pandemic thread Going in to work soon. The main things I miss is alcohol (kills your immune system), getting really good night sleep (getting it when I can), gallows humor ( this is not funny, everyone is exhausted and worried) , slow periods ( things are not slow, we are...
  16. Atlanta Man

    The Coronavirus Pandemic thread II

    RE: The Coronavirus Pandemic thread No. We have multiple reliable tests for TB , even latent TB.
  17. Atlanta Man

    The Coronavirus Pandemic thread II

    RE: The Coronavirus Pandemic thread Simple Xray will show you interstitial pneumonia, a CT or MRI will give you a clearer picture but they take more time and more money. Keep in mind people still have heart disease, endocarditis, atrial fibrillation, cancer, and other conditions...
  18. Atlanta Man

    The Coronavirus Pandemic thread II

    RE: The Coronavirus Pandemic thread Pneumonia has many types and the main kind that have given fatalities are bacterial pneumonia after a viral pneumonia. If someone dies the pathology lab will test them but Bacterial infections always test positive. The cases that are clearly an issue is acute...
  19. Atlanta Man

    The Coronavirus Pandemic thread II

    RE: The Coronavirus Pandemic thread The state is not reporting everything. We get negative gram stain, culture (takes days), and pcr and make a diagnosis based on exclusion- then we tell people to self quarantine, the state does not count "that suspected case". The only cases they are reporting...
  20. Atlanta Man

    The Coronavirus Pandemic thread II

    RE: The Coronavirus Pandemic thread If you have shortness of breath, fever over 102, and have to use accessory muscles to breath go to the ER. If you go for general malaise or low fever you will be triaged wait 5-6 hours and sent home on an NSAID. Breathing problems are the only reason to go...
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